Those of us at risk of hunger face many obstacles, often due to no fault of our own. The members of the Coalition to End Hunger may be able to help you obtain assistance with many of the underlying causes of hunger, including: healthy food, affordable housing, child care, transportation, job training, education, financial counseling, and more.
The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts provides a variety of nutrition assistance:
- Healthy food to 200 local feeding programs throughout western Massachusetts, including food pantries, meal sites, shelters, childcare centers, and other food assistance programs. These agencies serve as front-line providers of food assistance, providing emergency food directly to our neighbors in need.
- Mobile Food Bank
- Brown Bag: Food for Elders
- SNAP enrollment
- Nutrition workshops, recipes and supermarket tours